Gas leak capped in Grosse Pointe Woods, residents allowed to return home

Posted at 11:47 AM, May 30, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-30 12:29:28-04

12:03 p.m.

Police say the gas leak in Grosse Pointe Woods is now capped and residents are being allowed to return to their homes.

The lockdown at the high school has also been lifted.

Morningside remains closed as crews continue to work on the line. 

11:47 a.m.

Evacuations are underway after a gas leak was reported in Grosse Pointe Woods.

Police are urging people to avoid Morningside near Grosse Pointe North.

Residents have been evacuated and Grosse Pointe North High School is currently on lockdown. 

Evacuated residents are able to get shelter in the Grosse Pointe North auditorium, according to police.